Diagnosing and Treating Depressive Disorders

Green Clock Hours: 1.50

Depressive disorders are among the most common disorders experienced by adults of all ages. When unrecognized or untreated, depression can contribute to other medical and psychiatric illnesses. It can have a devastating impact on an individual’s functioning and quality of life and can increase the risk of early death. In this course, you will review the major categories of depressive disorders. You will review introductory information about how to recognize their symptoms and about effective assessment and evidence-based treatment options. This course includes clinical case examples and interactive exercises to reinforce your learning. The goal of this educational program is to provide social work, alcohol and drug counseling, nursing, professional counseling, and psychology professionals in health and human services settings with an overview of the symptoms and treatments of depressive disorders.

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Course Description

Depressive disorders are among the most common disorders experienced by adults of all ages. When unrecognized or untreated, depression can contribute to other medical and psychiatric illnesses. It can have a devastating impact on an individual’s functioning and quality of life and can increase the risk of early death. In this course, you will review the major categories of depressive disorders. You will review introductory information about how to recognize their symptoms and about effective assessment and evidence-based treatment options. This course includes clinical case examples and interactive exercises to reinforce your learning. The goal of this educational program is to provide social work, alcohol and drug counseling, nursing, professional counseling, and psychology professionals in health and human services settings with an overview of the symptoms and treatments of depressive disorders.

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